The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 59 49 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing OO 4 23 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.60% 2.80% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 3.50% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 37
Median daily rate £356 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £242 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
OO
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
552 657 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.14% 80.02% 77.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 381 437
Median daily rate £410 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 20
Median hourly rate £11.25 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £40.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (65.00%) CSS
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JSP
2 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 7 (35.00%) Use Case
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) JMS
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) HTTP
3 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) JDBC
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (35.00%) DHTML
3 7 (35.00%) Servlets
3 7 (35.00%) Struts
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 7 (35.00%) Software Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) HTTP
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Couchbase
1 3 (15.00%) Redis
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Bower
2 2 (10.00%) Grunt
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (35.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (35.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 5 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior WPF Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (55.00%) JSP
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 7 (35.00%) DHTML
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) JDBC
3 7 (35.00%) JMS
3 7 (35.00%) Servlets
3 7 (35.00%) Struts
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) Java SE
6 2 (10.00%) Laravel
6 2 (10.00%) Symfony
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (5.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (35.00%) Open Source
1 7 (35.00%) Scrum
1 7 (35.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (35.00%) Use Case
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Functional Programming
4 3 (15.00%) Microservices
4 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) MVVM
5 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft